Short CV/Education and training

  • Since 2010
    Professor in Business Administration, Jönköping University

  • 2006 – 2009
    Associate professor in Business Administration, Jönköping University

  • 2002 – 2006
    Assistant professor in Business Administration, Jönköping University

  • 1996 – 2002
    Doctoral student and lecturer, Jönköping University

  • 1993 – 1993
    Marketing analyst, Aller Publishing House, Helsingborg, Sweden

  • 1988 – 1992
    Marketing Director, Jie-Keramik, Gantofta, Sweden

  • 1985 – 1987
    Account Executive, keye/donna/pearlstein advertising, Los Angeles, USA

Selected publications

  • Ahl, H; Berglund, K; Pettersson, K & Tillmar, M (2016). From feminism to FemInc.ism: On the uneasy relationship between feminism, entrepreneurship and the Nordic welfare state.International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal. 12:369–392

  • Ahl, H & Marlow, S. (2012). Exploring the dynamics of gender, feminism and entrepreneurship: advancing debate to escape a dead end? Organization. 19(5) 543-562.

  • Ahl, H. (2007). Sex business in the toy store: A narrative analysis of a teaching case. Journal of Business Venturing. 22(5) 673-693.

  • Ahl, H (2006). Why research on women entrepreneurs needs new directions. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. 30(5) 595-621

  • Ahl, H (2006). Motivation in adult education: A problem solver or a euphemism for direction and control? International Journal of Lifelong Education, 25(4) 385-405.

  • Ahl, H. (2004). The scientific reproduction of gender inequality: A discourse analysis of research texts on women’s entrepreneurship. Malmö and Copenhagen: Liber/CBS Press.

Complete list of publications

Selected projects

  • Women’s entrepreneurship – for rural viability? 2017-2018, financed by the Kamprad Family Foundation

  • Mumpreneurs in the inter-section of gender, entrepreneurship and the welfare state, 2017-2020, Financed by the Swedish Research Council

  • Entrepreneurship, gender and economic growth, 2012-2015, financed by the Swedish Research Council


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